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Show 1.38, “Toomelah Boys and Jucy Girls”

"Toomelah" actor Daniel Connors and director Ivan Sen. Source: toomelahthemovie.com

Ivan Sen’s debut feature film Beneath Clouds screened at the 2003 Sundance Film Festival, won the Premiere First Movie Award at the 2002 Berlin Film Festival and the 2002 Best Director Award at the Australian Film Institute Awards. Since then he’s written and produced documentaries and shorts and he’s just finished his new feature Toomelah which opens around Australia on November 24.

Ivan joined us on the phone to discuss the film, its acceptance into Cannes and a Western film on his horizon.
Download: Toomelah – Ivan Sen

Louise Alston

Jucy tells the story of a womance of plutonic proportions, as the tagline goes. That’s right, ladies, if guys can have a bromance, we can have a womance.

Director Louise Alton spoke to Chrissy about how the story of Jackie and Lucy (=Jucy) came about.
Download: Jucy – Louise Alton

We host some amazing international film festivals in Adelaide – this week it’s the Mexican Film Festival at the Mercury Cinema.

Radio Adelaide breakfast presenter Tim Brunero asked Paulette Arvizuis, festival producer, about some of the highlights AND why some of these festivals are always ‘adults only’.

Download Show 1.38

“Romeo” by The Honey Pies
“Mellow Brick Road” by Pogo
“Going to the Casino” by Philadelphia Grand Jury, from Jucy (2010)
“Gunpowder” by Mapletons, from Jucy (2010)
Actor Turned Singer: Ryan Gosling with “Werewolf Heart” by Dead Man’s Bones
From the Vault: “Mouth” by Merril Bainbridge

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